Category Archives: Nigerian

No Nigerian died in Ghana protest – FG

The Federal Government has said that no Nigerian died during the Aug. 20 protest by Ghanaian. Ghanaian were protesting over an alleged stabbing of a Ghanaian man by a Nigerian in Accra Region on Aug 18. According to a statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday, the reports which claimed that five Nigerians […]

Nigerian faces death penalty in China

By Vera Samuel-Anyagafu A court in Guangdong Province, China, has confirmed the death sentence on suspected drug smuggler, Mr. Ikechukwu Peter Obiekezie, with two years probation. Vanguard gathered that Mr. Obiekezie, with Nigerian Passport No. A50296207 was on October 2, 2016, arrested at the Baiyun International Airport in Guangzhou, China, upon arrival from Addis Ababa […]

I am a Nigerian, says Kirk Franklin

…as he headlines Fearless concert at The Rock Cathedral By Sam Eyoboka WHEN Kirk Dewayne Franklin (born January 26, 1970), American gospel musician, choir director, and author declared last Sunday evening at the Rock Cathedral, Lekki in Lagos, that he missed Nigeria, it was not the usual entertainer’s gimmick to stoke up patronage. Kirk Franklin known […]

Nigerian asylum seeker Anthony kills girlfriend in Germany

A Nigerian, simply identified as Anthony I, who sought asylum in Germany under false pretences is on trial in Muenster, Germany for stabbing and killing his girlfriend earlier this year. Soopika Paramanathan- Killed by Anthony I, the Nigerian asylum seeker in Germany Prosecutors said the 28 year-old Anthony brutally murdered Soopika Paramanathan, a 22-year-old German […]